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Does an Anti-Abortion Bill Co-Opt Black Lives Matter’s Slogan?

Although abortion has been legal in the U.S. for 43 years, there are still those…

On Roe v. Wade Anniversary, Abortion Access Takes Critical Turn

Today marks the 43rd anniversary of Roe v. Wade, which constitutionally affirmed a woman’s right…

Study Shows Dangers to Women Blocked from Seeking Abortion Care

As state anti-choice legislation shutters abortion clinics, abortion rights advocates say the country is beginning…

Choice Under Fire: Issues Surrounding African American Reproductive Rights

Edited by Jamilah Lemieux   While driving through Memphis, Tenn., last spring, Cherisse Scott passed anti-abortion…

Planned Parenthood No Longer Taking Fetal Tissue Payments

Responding to a furor over undercover videos, Planned Parenthood says it will maintain programs at…

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#ShoutYourAbortion Cries Loud

Last week, by a 247-187 vote, the House of Representatives approved a bill that would…

Abortion: It Was My Choice, and the Right One for Me

Once upon a time, I had an abortion. It’s something I can say just as…

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Anti-Abortion Advocates Don’t Care About Black People

Anti-abortion advocates don’t care about Black people. They never have. And frankly, I don’t believe…

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What You MUST Know About Planned Parenthood and Black Women

The most recent anti-Planned Parenthood video took aim at Black women, communities and history. Just days…

Anti-Choice Billboards Return to the South

Black lives continue to be devalued; in Charleston, in Albany with the arrest of Kenlissia…